The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 122 121 128
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.049% 0.16% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.53% 1.56% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +27.90%
COBIT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
190 192 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.35% 10.34% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 134 131 113
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Buckinghamshire region.

COBIT Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) COSO
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Retail

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Auditor
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Auditor
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Auditor
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Auditor
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) COSO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP